Cypress College Art Gallery
The Students’ Show
Tuesday, May 7 – Thursday, May 16, 2019
Opening Reception Tuesday, May 7, 6-8pm
The Cypress College Annual Student Exhibition
Come for the art, stay for the party!
Upcoming for Fall 2019
Sergio O'Cadiz Moctezuma: El Artist
Sergio O’Cadiz Moctezuma was a “conceptual architect” who created architectural sculptures across LA and Orange County, including at Cypress College; a painter who brought the draughtsmanship and narrative clarity of Mexican modernism to his Chicano murals; and a studio artist who made landscapes, seascapes, and portraits that drew upon the iconography of both Aztec and Catholic Mexico. Part of the SUR:Biennial.
Left: O'Cadiz Moctezuma's iconic Library Mural at Cypress College, photographed by Julius Schulman, 1970
Jason De León: Hostile Terrain
A process-based installation and wall-map by anthropologist Jason De León, author of The Land of Open Graves: Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail, invites visitors to fill toe-tags with information about the 3,000+ people who have died trying to cross into the U.S. through the Sonoran Desert over the past 25 years, and whose bodies have been foundPart of the SUR:Biennial.
Left: Hostile Terrain toe-tags filled with death information for deceased border crossers
Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition | Fall Semester, 2016
Tales That Must Be Told: Contemporary Narrative Art | Spring Semester, 2016
Newton to Albers: Color Theory to Creative Practice | Spring Semester, 2016
Project Space: Frido Evers "Letter to Pauli"| Spring Semester, 2016
(Self) Portraits | Fall Semester, 2015
Artists on Edge | Fall Semester, 2015
Project Space: Vonn Sumner | Fall Semester, 2015
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2015
Surface to Edge | Spring Semester, 2015
Project Space: Christine Taber Retrospective | Spring Semester, 2015
Transplants | Spring Semester, 2015
Project Space: Alexandra Lippman | Semester, 2015
Project Space: Jeremy Kidd | Spring Semester, 2015
Over Under On In Near | Fall Semester, 2014
Project Space: James Boulton | Fall Semester, 2014
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2014
Sleep of Reason | Spring Semester, 2014
Teach-In | Spring Semester, 2013
The Figure in Contemporary Art | Fall Semester, 2012
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2012
Original Copy | Spring Semester, 2012
Master Class | Fall Semester, 2011
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2011
Quotidian World | Spring Semester, 2011
Summercamp ProjectProject | Fall Semester, 2010
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2010
Against the Grain | Spring Semester, 2010
Project Space: NoahThomas | Spring Semester, 2010
GPS | Fall Semester, 2009
Annual Student Exhibition | Spring Semester, 2009
Cypress College Art Gallery (CCAG) presents professional and student exhibitions, performances, workshops, lectures, and visiting artists’ projects to enhance Fine Arts coursework, further support student success, and enrich the broader Cypress community. CCAG is located in the gateway area of the Cypress College campus near the campus theater. CCAG is closest to Valley View Street, which is accessible from the 405, 91, and 5 Freeways. Park in Lot 1 in the designated visitor’s area, and remember to purchase a parking pass. Visit the CCAG Facebook Page for more exhibition information.
Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and by appointment.
Park in Lot 1. Parking permits can be purchased at a kiosk in front of the Business Building located on the edge of Lot 1.
Janet Owen Driggs, Director
Kirk Pickler, Exhibitions Manager
Nadia Wallace, Adminstrative Assistant